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Acemannan

Acemannan, commercially known as Carrisyn, is the storage polysaccharide located within the protoplast of the parenchymatous cells of plants belonging to the aloe genus.[1] Acemannan is a polymer which is considered to be responsible for the large amount of water (approximately 99%) that can be reta

Keywords (11) Antineoplastic, Antitumor, Antiviral, Bone Health, Bone Regeneration, Cancer, Diabetes, HIV, Immunostimulant, Oral Health, Osteogenic

Aronia Berry

The Aronia Berry (also known as the Chokeberry) is known for its dense content of polyphenols, especially anthocyanins. The total polyphenol and proanthocyanidin content are among the highest measured in plants to date. Aronia Berries contain a high concentration of phenolic compounds (anthocyanins

Keywords (16) Antiaging, Antidiabetic, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Blood Sugar, Cancer, Colitis, Diabetes, Endothelial Health, Glucose Regulation, Heart Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Metabolism, Obesity, Vascular Health, Weight Loss

Bergamot

Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) is a fragrant citrus fruit the size of an orange, with a yellow or green color similar to a lime, depending on ripeness. Although native to South‐East Asia, 80% of bergamot is produced in Calabria, southern Italy, where it grows extensively. Bergamot is known to have a hig

Keywords (31) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Appetite Control, Aspartate, Brain Health, Cancer, Collagen Production, Colorectal Cancer, Cystic fibrosis, GABA, Glutamate, Glycine, Hair Health, High Cholesterol, Hippocampus, Hyperlipidemia, Learning, Lung Inflammation, Lungs, Mental Health, Metabolic Syndrome, Naringin, Neuroprotective, Neurotransmitters, Obesity, Schizophrenia, Skin Health, Taurine, Ulcers, Weight Loss, Weight Management

Chinese Skullcap

Chinese skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis) also known as Baikal skullcap, is a species of flowering plant in the mint family. Composition * Flavons (a type of flavonoid) * Baicalein is one of Chinese skullcap's active ingredients. * Baicalin * Wogonin Healing Properties * Antivir

Keywords (15) Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Antiproliferative, Antitumor, Cancer, Colitis, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Gingivitis, Insulin Resistance, Neuroprotection, Oral Health, Periodontitis, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Ulcerative Colitis

Cumin

Cumin (Cuminum cyminum) is a flowering plant in the parsley family which produces a fruit that contains aromatic seeds which are dried and used as a spice, they are usually ground into a powder and used in curry. Biological Properties * Anti-aflatoxigenic: * Anticancer: * Chemopreventive: C. cym

Keywords (14) Anti-Aflatoxigenic, Antibacterial, Anticancer, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Chemopreventive, Chemotherapeutic, Hypercholesterolemia, Obesity, Weight Loss

Milk Thistle

Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) Healing Properties Antioxidant Skin Health Photoprotective Anti-Tumor (Anticancer) Silymarin (extract of the milk thistle seeds) strongly prevents both photocarcinogenesis and skin tumor promotion.[1] UV Protection Zinc-treated fibroblasts were more resistant to UVR

Keywords (9) Antioxidant, Antitumor, Cancer, Chemopreventive, Photocarcinogenesis, Photoprotective, Skin Cancer, Skin Health, UV Protection

Oleocanthal

Oleocanthal is a phenylethanoid, or a type of natural phenolic compound found in extra-virgin olive oil.[1] Healing Properties * Antiinflammatory: The anti-inflammatory activity of oleocanthal was initially investigated in relation to ibuprofen because these two compounds share similar chemical st

Keywords (8) Alzheimer's, Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Neuroprotective

Pectin

Pectin is plant based, and consists of a complex set of polysaccharides. The amount, structure and chemical composition of pectin differs among plants, within a plant over time, and in various parts of a plant. Healing Properties * Antiproliferative * Citrus Pectin fragments such as, rhamnogalactu

Keywords (5) Antiproliferative, Cancer, High Cholesterol, Hypercholesterolemia, Prebiotic

Piperine

Piperine is an alkaloid that can be extracted from black pepper. Healing Properties Cytoprotective Piperine protects cells against harmful agents.[1] Chemopreventive Piperine demonstrates a chemoprotective effect by modulating lipid peroxidation and augmenting antioxidant defense system.[1] Herba

Keywords (5) Antitumor, Cancer, Chemoprotective, Cytoprotective, Lung Cancer

Rye

Rye (Secale cereale) is a grass grown extensively as a cereal grain. It is a member of the wheat tribe (Triticeae) and is closely related to barley (genus Hordeum) and wheat (Triticum). Rye grain is used for flour, bread, beer, crisp bread, some whiskeys, some vodkas, and animal fodder. It can also

Keywords (13) Autism, Cancer, Celiac Disease, Colitis, Colon Health, Crohn’s Disease, Diabetes, Digestion, Gut Fermentation, Gut Health, Gut Microbiota, Ulcerative Colitis, Whole Grains

Sage

Sage (Salvia officinalis L.) Composition The leaves contain: * Caffeic acid * Carnosic acid * Carnosol * Chlorogenic acid * Fumaric acid * Rosmarinic acid * Ursolic acid * Ursonic acid The essential oil contains: * Borneol * Cineole * Thujone Healing Properties * Anti-diabetic: Impr

Keywords (11) Alzheimer's, Antidiabetic, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Diabetes, Insulin Resistance, Leukemia, Obesity